(RHSA-2020:1497) Moderate: tigervnc security update

ID RHSA-2020:1497
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2020-04-17T00:32:31


Virtual Network Computing (VNC) is a remote display system which allows users to view a computing desktop environment not only on the machine where it is running, but from anywhere on the Internet and from a wide variety of machine architectures. TigerVNC is a suite of VNC servers and clients.

Security Fix(es):

  • tigervnc: Stack use-after-return due to incorrect usage of stack memory in ZRLEDecoder (CVE-2019-15691)

  • tigervnc: Heap buffer overflow triggered from CopyRectDecoder due to incorrect value checks (CVE-2019-15692)

  • tigervnc: Heap buffer overflow in TightDecoder::FilterGradient (CVE-2019-15693)

  • tigervnc: Heap buffer overflow in DecodeManager::decodeRect (CVE-2019-15694)

  • tigervnc: Stack buffer overflow in CMsgReader::readSetCursor (CVE-2019-15695)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.